20 USC 1011

TITLE 20--EDUCATION

CHAPTER 28--HIGHER EDUCATION RESOURCES AND STUDENT ASSISTANCE

SUBCHAPTER I--GENERAL PROVISIONS

PART B--ADDITIONAL GENERAL PROVISIONS


Sec. 1011. Antidiscrimination

(a) In general

Institutions of higher education receiving Federal financial assistance may not use such financial assistance, directly or indirectly, to undertake any study or project or fulfill the terms of any contract containing an express or implied provision that any person or persons of a particular race, religion, sex, or national origin be barred from performing such study, project, or contract, except that nothing in this subsection shall be construed to prohibit
an institution from conducting objective studies or projects concerning the nature, effects, or prevention of discrimination, or to have the institution's curriculum restricted on the subject of discrimination.

(b) Limitations on statutory construction

Nothing in this Act shall be construed to limit the rights or responsibilities of any individual under the Americans With Disabilities Act of 1990, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, or any other law.

(Pub.L. 89-329, Title I, S 111, as added Pub.L. 105-244, Title I, S 101(a), Oct. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 1590.)

Revision Notes and Legislative Reports

1998 Acts. House Conference Report No. 105-750, see 1998 U.S. Code Cong. and Adm. News, p. 417.

Effective Dates

1998 Acts. Section effective Oct. 1, 1998, except as otherwise provided, see section 3 of Pub.L. 105-244, set out as a note under section 1001 of this title.

Prior Provisions

Provisions similar to those comprising this section were contained in section 1142 of this title, prior to repeal by section 702 of Pub.L. 105-244.

A prior section 1011, Pub.L. 89-329, Title I, S 121, as added Pub.L. 102-325, Title I, S 101, July 23, 1992, 106 Stat. 461, which related to Congressional findings and purpose, was omitted in the general revision of this subchapter by Pub.L. 105-244, Title I, S 101(a), Oct. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 1585.

Another prior section 1011, Pub.L. 89-329, Title I, S 111, as added Pub.L. 99- 498, Title I, S 101, Oct. 17, 1986, 100 Stat. 1279, which related to the institutional development of programs for nontraditional postsecondary students, was omitted in the general revision of this subchapter by section 101 of Pub.L 102-325.

Another prior section 1011, Pub.L. 89-329, Title I, S 111, as added Pub.L. 96- 374, Title I, S 101(a), Oct. 3, 1980, 94 Stat. 1377, which stated the Congressional findings with respect to education outreach programs, was omitted in the general revision of this subchapter by section 101 of Pub.L. 99-498.

Another prior section 1011, Pub.L. 89-329, Title I, S 114, formerly S 111, Nov. 8, 1965, 79 Stat. 1224, renumbered S 112 and amended Pub.L. 92-318, Title I, SS 102(a)(1), 131(d)(2)(A), June 23, 1972, 86 Stat. 236, 260; renumbered S 113, Pub.L. 93-29, Title VIII, S 803, May 3, 1973, 87 Stat. 59; renumbered S 114, Pub.L. 94-482, Title I, S 101(e), Oct. 12, 1976, 90 Stat. 2085, prohibited the giving of grants for programs relating to sectarian instruction or worship, prior to the general revision of this subchapter by Pub.L. 96-374.

Evaluation of Continuing Education

Pub.L. 99-498, Title XIII, S 1304, Oct. 17, 1986, 100 Stat. 1582, as amended Pub.L. 100-50, S 23(4), June 3, 1987, 101 Stat. 362, providing for a study and evaluation of the status and progress of adult education and postsecondary continuing education and a report to Congress on such evaluation by January 1, 1990, was repealed by Pub.L. 105-332, S 6(a), Oct. 31, 1998, 112 Stat. 3127.


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